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Downtown Portland hotels and places to stay

Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay
3 out of 5
88 Spring St, Portland, ME
Free Cancellation
The price is $112 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (993 reviews)

"With our stay taking place with COVID restrictions in mind our stay was wonderful. The hotel was clean and quiet while the hotel was undergoing construction and remodel. The lone staff member we interacted with was very professional and helpful. The location is very good and well within walking distance ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2020

Holiday Inn Portland-By the Bay
Portland Harbor Hotel
4 out of 5
468 Fore Street, Portland, ME
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $208 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (800 reviews)

"Beautiful, clean with nice amenities. I would have given it 5 stars except for the extremely slow single elevator, the lack of service and clearly untrained front desk clerks (the exceptions were very friendly and competent tall young man and a middle aged woman)."…"

Reviewed on Aug 12, 2020

Portland Harbor Hotel
Hyatt Place Portland-Old Port
3 out of 5
433 Fore St, Portland, ME
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $161 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (985 reviews)

"Fabulous central location, pleasant staff. Rooms were very clean. Wish the rooms had microwaves, sliding glass door to the bathroom was broken. Breakfast is very limited with grab and go items but hot coffee and tea is available all the time. No housekeeping during the stay due to covid."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Hyatt Place Portland-Old Port
Downtown Old Port Luxury Penthouse. 25% Discounts
4.7/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Great apartment in even better location!

"The property exceeded our expectations. Very clean and cool urban vibe inside. The location is as good as it gets! Wifi worked great (I had to work a couple hours over the weekend).. The only negative experience was the hosts communication and parking. I got the welcome email with instructions on ..."…"

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Downtown Old Port Luxury Penthouse. 25% Discounts
Cornelia Waterfront Penthouse Suite, Prime Old Port Location, Amazing Views!
5/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Picture Perfect

"Booking to departure was all a breeze. location is perfect. Unit is very clean and everything works perfectly. Great shower. Walking distance to great eating. Communication with manager is easy and quick responses. Our second stay and NOT our last."…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Cornelia Waterfront Penthouse Suite, Prime Old Port Location, Amazing Views!
Henry Penthouse Suite: Amazing Views, Waterfront, in the Heart of the Old Port
5/5Exceptional! (62 reviews)
Fantastic Stay in Portland Maine

"Property was fantastic - amazing location, well maintained and great host! Was a very easy process. Would stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Henry Penthouse Suite: Amazing Views, Waterfront, in the Heart of the Old Port
Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
3 out of 5
65 Commercial St, Portland, ME
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The price is $148 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (977 reviews)

"Safety measure were perfect. Hotel staff was friendly and courteous. View from our room was spectacular. Very comfortable room."…"

Reviewed on Jul 25, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
121 MIDDLE an urban inn
3.5 out of 5
121 Middle St., Portland, ME
The price is $258 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Great location, modern accomodation

"This is a fantastic downtown location. The room is comfortable and equipped with a superior kitchen - better than we have in our home. 21st century equipped with interesting tech such as an app-activated door lock, USB ports in the lamps, and smart lighting. Only drawback was the tv was not easy ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

121 MIDDLE an urban inn
Margaret Penthouse Suite: Amazing Views of Casco Bay, Right in the Old Port
4.9/5Exceptional! (111 reviews)
Perfect Location, Picturesque Views

"The property was very clean. Check in/checkout a breeze. Cannot beat the large window views of downtown Portland and the bay. This apt. is truly in the best location — mere minutes walk to restaurants, shops and bars. Close enough to go out on a whim but removed enough so that the evening crowd won’t ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 11, 2020

Margaret Penthouse Suite: Amazing Views of Casco Bay, Right in the Old Port
Hampton Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront
2.5 out of 5
209 Fore St, Portland, ME
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $144 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (969 reviews)

"Clean and nice rooms. Staff was friendly and helpful. Felt very comfortable during COVID. Great location in downtown Portland."…"

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

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Visiting Downtown Portland

Travelers love the Downtown Portland neighborhood for its array of dining options and bar scene. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Downtown Portland? Consider a visit to Cross Insurance Arena while you're in the neighborhood. When you want to kick up your feet after a day of exploring the sights in Portland, you can choose from 19 hotels and other accommodations in Downtown Portland.

Best Places to Stay in Downtown Portland

Our guests say these as some of their favorite places to stay in Downtown Portland:

  • The Press Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection: 4-star hotel featuring a restaurant, a fitness center, and bar. Our guests enjoy the hotel's comfortable beds and proximity to shopping.
  • Portland Harbor Hotel: 4-star hotel with a restaurant, a 24-hour fitness center, and bar, steps from Cross Insurance Arena. Expedia travelers like this hotel's walkable location and proximity to shopping.
  • Courtyard Portland Downtown/Waterfront: 3-star hotel featuring a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Our guests rate this hotel highly for its comfortable rooms and central location.

Things to Do Around This Portland Neighborhood

While you're in Downtown Portland, you can catch a show at Port City Music Hall, Merrill Auditorium, and Portland Stage. Cross Insurance Arena and Monument Square are some other stops to visit in the neighborhood.

A few places to visit in the area around Downtown Portland include Museum of African Culture, Maine Historical Society, and Wadsworth-Longfellow House. While you're out sightseeing, Maine College of Art and Space Gallery are a couple of additional sights to visit in Portland.

Frequently asked questions

What is Downtown Portland like?
Travelers love the Downtown Portland neighborhood for its array of dining options and bar scene. Looking for sights you might find in a travel guide about Downtown Portland? Consider a visit to Cross Insurance Arena while you’re in the neighborhood.
Where is the best hotel for a stay in Downtown Portland?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, The Press Hotel, Marriott Autograph Collection is the highest ranked property in Downtown Portland. This 4-star hotel offers 2 bars and a restaurant. It is located a short 6-minute walk from Cross Insurance Arena. Other favorite options in the area include Portland Regency Hotel & Spa and Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront.
How many hotels will I find in Downtown Portland?
Expedia has 20 hotels and other accommodations in Downtown Portland to choose from, making this an ideal home base for exploring the greater Portland Arts District area.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Downtown Portland, will I receive a refund?
Yes! The majority of hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Put your dates in and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to review the best options available in Downtown Portland.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Downtown Portland?
For more information about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to Downtown Portland, go to https://www.expedia.com/service/.
What is there to do around this Portland Arts District neighborhood?
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Wadsworth-Longfellow House, Portland Museum of Art, or Maine Historical Society during your stay in Downtown Portland. Cross Insurance Arena and Port City Music Hall are some other stops to visit in the neighborhood. A few places to visit in the area around Downtown Portland include Monument Square, Museum of African Culture, and Maine College of Art. While you’re out sightseeing in Portland Arts District, be sure to visit other sights like Merrill Auditorium or Space Gallery.

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